A.S. Watson, the world's largest health and beauty retailer today announced the opening of Watsons Your Personal Stores in Tallinn, Estonia which marks the Group's first entry into the country, and extends the Group's global reach to 34 markets.
Organizers announced today star players to take part in the Watsons Water Champions Challenge 2006. The popular tournament consistently draws some of the biggest names in world tennis. The January event proudly hosts the following stars:
A.S. Watson announced today the launch of the A.S. Watson Group Hong Kong Student Sports Awards (SSA), the first initiative of its kind in Hong Kong targeting at all local primary and secondary students. Under the new programme, awards will be granted to over 1,200 high-performing or potential students in sports nominated by their schools. The programme marks the beginning of a corporate effort to help develop an active sporting culture in welcoming the forthcoming 2008 Beijing Olympics.
GOURMET, Hong Kong's best boutique style fine food hall is launching a special 3 week-long Japanese food promotion from October 7 to 27, 2005. The promotion will feature nearly 2,000 Japanese Gourmets. This vast assortment of products from Japan has been grouped into 4 favourite categories for Japanese food lovers, including snacks & drinks, noodles & sauce, Japanese sake and fresh vegetables & fruits. Let's enjoy the authentic taste of the freshest and highest quality fine foods at GOURMET.
A.S. Watson, the retail and manufacturing division of Hutchison Whampoa Limited (HWL), today announced its acquisition of St. Petersburg based Russian health and beauty retail chain, Spektr Group. This acquisition marks an extension of A.S. Watson Group's retail network into Russia, the sixth largest economy in the world in terms of PPP (Purchase Power Parity) . The addition of Spektr further strengthens A.S. Watson Group's position as the world's largest health and beauty retailer.
Superdrug hits the road with a new marketing drive. This September, the London Fashion Week official sponsor is launching its Beauty Inside & Out Bus, a double decker homage to all things glamorous, beautiful and fashionable.
During mid-autumn festival, PARKnSHOP celebrated a "Mid-Autumn Party" with customers. More than 50 kinds of mooncakes and seasonal delicacies were showcased in all stores, decorated with colorful lanterns. To bring warmth and joy to the underprivileged during the festival, PARKnSHOP donated HK$1 to Hong Kong Sheng Kung Hui St Christopher's Home New Arrivals Centre for each box of mooncakes or Disney lantern sold with estimated total donation of HK$100,000.
Hong Kong's best boutique style fine food hall GOURMET has prepared some exquisite products for Hong Kong shoppers to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival. GOURMET has assembled the highest quality, freshest and most delicious Mid-Autumn goodies with special recommendations that include Taiwanese Moon Cake Gift Boxes, Bright Moon Good Fortune Caskets, Cartoon Moon Cake Gift Tins, Mid-Autumn Specialty Fruit Hampers and many more!